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43 Bible Verses about Lying And Deceit

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Psalm 120:2

"LORD, deliver me from lips that lie and tongues that deceive."

Psalm 109:2

for the mouths of wicked and deceitful people are opened against me; they speak against me with lying tongues.

Psalm 52:3

You love evil rather than good, falsehood rather than speaking uprightly. Interlude

Psalm 119:29

Remove false paths from me; and graciously give me your instruction.

Proverbs 12:19

A truthful saying is trusted forever, but the liar only for a moment.

Psalm 31:18

Let the lying lips be made still, especially those who speak arrogantly against the righteous with pride and contempt.

Psalm 101:7

A deceitful person will not sit in my house; A liar will not remain in my presence.

Hosea 11:12

"Ephraim surrounds me with lies, and the house of Israel surrounds me with deceit, But Judah still rules with God, and remains faithful, along with the godly ones."

Psalm 78:36

But they deceived him with their mouths; they lied to him with their tongues.

1 Kings 22:22

"And the LORD asked him, "How?' ""I will go,' he announced, "and I will be a deceiving spirit in the mouth of all of his prophets!' "So the LORD said, "You're just the one to deceive him. You will be successful. Go and do it.'

Psalm 55:11

Wickedness is at the center of it; fraud and lies never leave its streets.

2 Chronicles 18:21

""I will go,' he announced, "and I will be a deceiving spirit in the mouth of all of his prophets!' "So the LORD said, "You're just the one to deceive him. You will be successful. Go and do it.'

Proverbs 26:28

A lying tongue hates its victims, and a flattering mouth causes ruin.

2 Thessalonians 2:11

For this reason, God will send them a powerful delusion so that they will believe the lie.

Jeremiah 9:6

You yourself live in the midst of deception, and because they are deceived they do not know me," declares the LORD.

Jeremiah 9:5

People deceive their friends, and they don't tell the truth. They have taught their tongues to tell lies. They exhaust themselves practicing evil.

1 Kings 22:23

"Now therefore, listen! The LORD has placed a lying spirit in the mouth of all of these prophets of yours, because the LORD has determined to bring disaster upon you."

Daniel 11:27

Now as for the two kings, their intentions will be evil, and they'll promote deception at their dinner table, but none of this will succeed, because the end won't have come yet.

Proverbs 14:25

A truthful witness saves lives, but the person who lies is deceitful.

Isaiah 59:13

they've rebelled in treachery against the LORD, and are turning away from following our God; and they've spoken oppression and revolt, and are conceiving lying words from the heart.

Isaiah 44:20

He tends ashes. A deceived mind has lead him astray. It cannot be his life, nor can he say, "There's a lie in my right hand."

Proverbs 24:28

Don't testify against your neighbor without a cause, and don't lie when you speak.

Jeremiah 23:26

How long will this go on? Is there anything in the hearts of the prophets who prophesy lies, and who prophesy from the deceit that is in their hearts?

Psalm 144:11

Rescue me and deliver me from the control of foreigners, whose mouths speak lies, and whose right hand deceives.

1 Kings 13:18

"I'm a prophet like you," the old man replied, "and an angel spoke to me and delivered this message from the LORD: "Bring him back with you to your house and give him food and water.'" But he was lying,

Zephaniah 3:13

The survivors of Israel will not practice lawlessness nor tell lies, nor will a deceitful message be found in their mouths, because they will eat and rest, with no one to cause fear."

Isaiah 30:9

For they are a rebellious people, deceitful children, children unwilling to hear the LORD's instruction.

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